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Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work)

University of Nottingham

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12 months
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About

Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work) from University of Nottingham is aimed at students who want to follow an ESRC-funded pathway onto a PhD or are interested in developing a wide range of social science research techniques.

Overview

Social Science Research (Social Policy and Social Work) from University of Nottingham will equip you with the theory and practical skills to carry out independent research.

Careers

This course provides an excellent route into further academic study and many of our students go on to complete doctoral research before pursuing an academic career.

It will also prepare you for research and managerial roles in private, public, and third sector organisations, non-governmental organisations, academia, civil service and journalism.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophy of Social Science Research
  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Contemporary Issues and Debates in Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students should apply as early as possible. 

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject in the arts, humanities, or social sciences.
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications from all over the world.

Tuition Fee

TBC

Funding

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